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Microstream® Capnography provides an accurate and reliable assessment of your patient’s breathing quality, whether non-intubated or intubated.
Microstream Capnography monitors adequacy of ventilation regardless of patient type or procedure, providing an accurate, reliable, and easy-to-use assessment of a patient’s breathing
Microstream Capnography features innovative technology for patient interfaces:
1 Joint Commission Accreditation Program: Hospital Chapter: Provision of Care, Treatment, and Services, 2008; The Administration of Moderate or Deep Sedation or Anesthesia.
2 ASA: Practice Guidelines for the Prevention, Detection, and Management of Respiratory Depression Associated with Neuraxial Opioid Administration; Anesthesiology 2009; 110:1–1.
3 Cook TM, Woodall N, Frerk C. Major complications of airway management in the UK: results of the 4th National Audit Project of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Difficult Airway Society. Part 1 Anaesthesia. British Journal of Anaesthesia. doi:10.1093/bja/aer058 (BJA Advance Access published March 29, 2011, accessed April 4, 2011 at http://bja.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2011/03/25/bja.aer058.full.pdf+html).
4 Capnographic Monitoring of Respiratory Activity Improves Safety of Sedation for Endoscopic Cholangiopancreatography and Ultrasonography. Qadeer, Vargo et al. Gastroenterology; 136: 1568-1576.
5 Capnography is superior to pulse oximetry for the detection of respiratory depression during colonoscopy. Cacho G et al. Revista Espanola De Enfermedades Digestivas. February2010; 02(2), 86-89.
* a clinically insignificant alarm is defined as a respiration rate alarm lasting continuously for less than 30 seconds or less than 45 seconds over a period of 60 seconds when compared to the previous respiration rate algorithm